Our vision is to:
- Deliver world-leading research and scholarship in all areas of Materials Science and Engineering.
- Maintain and grow a creative and supportive environment where research students receive first-class training, postdoctoral researchers develop independence and all staff realise their full research potential.
- Position ourselves as the collaborator of choice for industry and academia both nationally and internationally.
What we do
Research in Materials
The Department’s six research themes are: Biomaterials and Tissue Engineering, Ceramics and Glasses , Engineering Alloys, Functional Materials, Nanotechnology and Nanoscale Characterisation, and Theory and Simulation of Materials with activities in all themes covering a wide range of commercial sectors.